Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Ecuador - Manabi on Saturday, 23 April 2016
23 Apr 19:16 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/23 14:09:51
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.29°S / 80.39°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
55 km (34 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
56 km (35 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
83 km (52 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
85 km (53 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
135 km (84 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/23 14:09:51 (23 Apr 19:09:51 UTC)||M 3.8||Ecuador - Manabi||IGEPN|
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